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"TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF" - Sarah May
How To: Think of a "Fun Fact" For Yourself
A few weeks ago I mentioned that this year I wanted to make the website more personal. Back in , I wrote this post featuring some personal facts about my life. It was a window into non-travel me. Well, that was a loooooong time ago. Life changes. People change. So I thought one way to make this website more personal was to resurrect this long forgotten post and share a window into the current non-travel me.
So what should you say? Try answering the following 21 questions. Was one of your parents your hero? An older sibling? Perhaps a teacher or someone on television? Did your friends somehow convince you to go skydiving despite your fear of heights? Go bungee jumping?
1. My favorite hobby is...
Too many business owners write professional bios that are the literary equivalent of sleeping pills. Don't fall into the same trap of writing only about your professional history. Include a few fun facts about your personal life, like this one: I know all the words to the opening song on Talent Roundup Day Friday on the Mickey Mouse Club from the s. When I mentioned this in a blog post, I was deluged with comments, especially from Baby Boomers who remember the show. Trivia like that gives people an unexpected and sometimes humorous look at your personal side, quirks and all.
If there is one thing that I absolutely dread, it's getting asked to give a fun fact about yourself. We have all been in this uncomfortable predicament. However, if you're like me and are too scared to get a heart attack mid-air, then don't worry, there are a million other things you can say about yourself. I can tell you this from personal experience. I broke my wrist while wearing Heelys, not even 24 hours after I bought them. Have you been to a concert for the same artist multiple times, or have you ever had a ton of concussions for the same reason?